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Fracastoro, Girolamo 1478-1553

Works: 550 works in 1,320 publications in 7 languages and 5,229 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Bibliography  History 
Roles: Author, Dedicatee, Honoree, Other, Author of introduction, Dedicator
Classifications: PA8520.F7, 616.9513
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Syphilis, or, A poetical history of the French disease by Girolamo Fracastoro( Book )

125 editions published between 1686 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Errata: p. 84. Reproduction of original in the Bodleian Library. (marc) 08141749. (stc) Wing F2049. (vid) 40932. (DLPS) A40375.0001.001. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at for further information or permissions. Syphilis -- Early works to 1800. Tate, Nahum, 1652-1715
Hieronymi Fracastorii syphilis Sive Morbus Gallicus by Girolamo Fracastoro( )

40 editions published between 1530 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Girolamo Fracastoro : Latin poetry by Girolamo Fracastoro( Book )

9 editions published in 2013 in English and Latin and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the great medical authorities of the early sixteenth century, Girolamo Fracastoro (1478-1553) was also a prominent Neo-Latin poet. This volume includes his famous didactic poem Syphilis in three books, which gave the name to the disease and contains the first poetical description of Columbus's discovery of America. Also included are a short Biblical epic, the Joseph, and the Carmina, a collection of shorter poetry in various metres. This volume presents an updated edition of all the Latin texts, two previously unpublished short poems, and the first complete translation into English of Fracastoro's Latin poetry
Fracastoro's Syphilis by Girolamo Fracastoro( Book )

11 editions published in 1984 in English and Latin and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fracastori, Girolamo / Syphilis
Navgerivs; sive, De poetica dialogvs by Girolamo Fracastoro( Book )

6 editions published between 1924 and 1978 in Latin and English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Syphilis, sive, Morbus gallicus by Girolamo Fracastoro( Book )

32 editions published between 1530 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lehrgedicht über die Syphilis by Girolamo Fracastoro( Book )

13 editions published between 1988 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hieronymi Fracastorii De contagione et contagiosis morbis et eorum curatione, libri III by Girolamo Fracastoro( Book )

3 editions published in 1930 in Latin and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Du Bartas his Diuine weekes and workes with a compleate collectiō of all the other most delight-full workes by Guillaume de Salluste Du Bartas( Book )

15 editions published between 1621 and 1641 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scritti inediti. Con introduzione by Girolamo Fracastoro( Book )

18 editions published between 1954 and 1955 in 4 languages and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera omnia, in unum proxime post illius mortem collecta by Girolamo Fracastoro( Book )

10 editions published between 1553 and 1574 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Venexiana, a sixteenth century Venetian comedy( Book )

2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The maidens blush: or, Ioseph mirror of modesty, map of pietie, maze of destinie, or rather diuine prouidence by Girolamo Fracastoro( )

7 editions published between 1620 and 1970 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il navagero : ovvero, Dialogo sulla poetica by Girolamo Fracastoro( Book )

5 editions published in 1947 in Italian and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drei Bücher von den Kontagien, den kontagiösen Krankheiten und deren Behandlung by Girolamo Fracastoro( Book )

4 editions published in 1910 in German and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les trois livres de Jérôme Fracastor sur la contagion, les maladies contagieuses et leur traitement by Girolamo Fracastoro( Book )

7 editions published between 1893 and 2010 in French and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Fracastor, Gerónimo 1478-1553

Fracastor, Girolamo 1478-1553

Fracastor, Jérôme

Fracastor Jérôme 1478-1553

Fracastori, Girolamo

Fracastori Girolamo 1478-1553

Fracastori, Hier 1478-1553

Fracastorius, .. 1478-1553

Fracastorius , Hieronymus

Fracastorius Hieronymus 1478-1553

Fracastoro, Gerolamo 1478-1553

Fracastoro, Girolamo 1478-1553

Fracastoro, Hieronymus.

Fracastoro, Hieronymus 1478-1553

Fracastoro, Hieronymus Girolamo 1478-1553

Fracastorus, Hieronymus 1478-1553

Fracastro, Girolamo 1478-1553

Fracater, Jerome 1478-1553

Frakastoro, Dzhirolamo 1478-1553

Frakastoro, Džirolamo.

Francastorius, Hieronymus 1478-1553

Frascastorius, Hieronymus 1478-1553

Frascastoro, Girolamo 1478-1553